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King Edward VI School

Here you can read about the school's admission process, exam formats, follow a link to school website and view suggested 11+ Practice Books.

About the School

King Edward VI School is a forward-looking School which celebrates a long and distinguished history, a reputation for high academic standards and an outstanding extra-curricular programme. A small School that aims to provide a secure, happy and well ordered environment in which all students are challenged to make the very best of their talents. It is a purposeful and busy place where you will find the highest standards of work, commitment and courtesy.

All subjects are taught by specialist teachers in discrete departmental areas. Traditional methods co-exist with innovative teaching and learning that embrace the very latest technologies. The curriculum is enriched by a vast array of activities, including fieldtrips, exchanges, lectures, competitions and work-related learning. This, combined with small sets in examination classes, enables King Edward VI School to achieve academic results that are among the very best nationally.

King Edward VI School pride themselves on providing opportunities for students to build on existing talents whilst developing new skills and interests. There is a wide range of extra-curricular activities on offer at lunchtime, after School, at the weekend, and in the holidays. Sport, Music and Drama are simply outstanding and rarely matched in either the State or Independent Sector.

There is a major sporting fixtures programme, and regular concerts and drama productions are of the highest quality. First-class facilities and expert coaching ensure that sports teams and instrumental ensembles frequently enjoy success in national and international competitions. Each year, as part of the extra-curricular programme, students are able to participate in a variety of overseas tours and expeditions. All who join K.E.S. are expected and encouraged to play a full part in this rich School life.

K.E.S. is widely recognised as one of the finest grammar schools in the country.

Year 7 11+ Exam Content

  • CEM 11 Plus Exam with questions on Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning and Maths.

  • 11+ Exam Book Shop will offer lots of supplementary practice material.

How to prepare for the 11+ in 

King Edward VI School

Revising and preparing for the 11+ at King Edward VI School requires your child to have a good grasp of English and maths and to complete as many varied 11+ practice tests in all the related subject areas. This additional preparation will be a great advantage for your child when they sit the actual 11+ exam. You can find suitable 11+ practice book here



School Type:-

Boys’ Grammar

Total Pupils:-



Year 7 Places:-

Year 7 Admission details:-

There may be more than 6+ applicants for every place in Y7.

Exam Format

CEM 11+ Version with questions on Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning and Maths.


King Edward VI School, Church Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6HB

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